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2011 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Your husband or partner said he didn't want you to be pregnant*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 958 885 92.7 90.6-94.4 73 7.3 5.6- 9.4
Age
< 20 years 70 57 80.9 67.5-89.7 13 19.1 10.3-32.5
20-24 years 237 217 92.2 87.3-95.3 20 7.8 4.7-12.7
25-34 years 506 477 94.8 92.2-96.6 29 5.2 3.4- 7.8
35+ years 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 526 492 93.5 90.6-95.5 34 6.5 4.5- 9.4
Non-Hispanic Black 245 216 86.9 80.7-91.3 29 13.1 8.7-19.3
Non-Hispanic Other 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 171 152 89.0 82.1-93.5 19 11.0 6.5-17.9
High School 192 176 92.8 87.2-96.0 16 7.2 4.0-12.8
> High School 594 556 93.9 91.4-95.7 38 6.1 4.3- 8.6
Marital Status
Married 565 538 96.3 94.3-97.6 27 3.7 2.4- 5.7
Other 392 346 87.4 82.9-90.8 46 12.6 9.2-17.1
WIC recipient
No 470 454 96.9 94.6-98.2 16 3.1 1.8- 5.4
Yes 486 429 88.8 85.1-91.7 57 11.2 8.3-14.9
Medicaid recipient
No 410 394 96.9 94.5-98.3 16 3.1 1.7- 5.5
Yes 548 491 89.6 86.2-92.3 57 10.4 7.7-13.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 297 91.0 87.3-93.7 28 9.0 6.3-12.7
2500+ grams 633 588 92.8 90.5-94.6 45 7.2 5.4- 9.5

*Data from survey question 33. This question is about things that may have happened during the 12 months before your new baby was born.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

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